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Know Your State's Gun Laws

Whether you're traveling interstate, have recently moved, or are a long-time resident, knowing your specific state's gun laws is an important part of gun ownership.

Rhode Island:  House Gives Final Approval to Gun Control Bill

Friday, September 22, 2017

Rhode Island: House Gives Final Approval to Gun Control Bill

House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello summoned lawmakers back to Providence in a rare September session, and the House passed ...


Friday, September 22, 2017

House GOP pushes to loosen gun rules

House GOP leaders are moving forward with plans to vote on two gun-related measures in the coming weeks, ...

Department of the Interior  

Friday, September 22, 2017

Secretary Zinke Declares October National Hunting and Fishing Month

Just days before National Hunting and Fishing Day – which is held on September 23rd every year - ...


Friday, September 22, 2017

Albuquerque store clerk fired after shooting attempted robbery suspect

A Circle K clerk who shot a robber in the chest has been fired.The mother of three, Jennifer ...

Associated Press  

Friday, September 22, 2017

Jeff Sessions warns gang members: 'We will hunt you down'

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions warned gang members on Thursday that they will be hunted down and brought ...

Toronto Sun  

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Canada: The gun registry's legacy - creating needless paperwork criminals

After the Chretien Liberal government spent years (and billions of tax dollars) trying to make criminals of every ...

Buffalo News  

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Gun buybacks get headlines, but there's no evidence they reduce crime, researchers say

Gun buybacks have been held in the United States since the early 1990s based on the premise that ...

Kansas State Collegian  

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Kansas: No gun incidents reported following change in campus carry policy

July 1 marked the changeover of a policy regarding concealed weapons on campuses of public universities in Kansas. ...

Associated Press  

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Ohio bill moves to cut notification penalty on concealed carry

Ohio lawmakers are looking at cutting the penalties for concealed-carry permit holders who don’t tell police that they ...

Deseret News  

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Utah: Lawmakers to consider fee increases for Right-to-Carry permits

Utah lawmakers voted Wednesday to move forward with legislation that could potentially raise fees for drivers' licenses and ...


Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.